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The Case of The Vanishing Bees
Health & Wellness  (tags: pest-control company had sprayed, covered with a seething mat of bumblebee, The die-off lasted several days, food, health, healthcare, nutrition, news, prevention, treatment, safety, business, consumers, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, money )

Kelly
- 34 days ago - earthjustice.org
Pesticides & The Perfect Crime: In the widespread bee die-offs, bees often just vanish. One beekeeper calls it the Perfect Crime--no bodies, no murder weapon, no bees. What's happening to the bees?
Stop the Overuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms! - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, antibiotics, farming, cruelty )

Marie
- 123 days ago - secure3.convio.net
It's become a common practice on factory farms to feed livestock regular, low doses of antibiotics even when they're not sick, in part because their living conditions are so horrifyingly unhealthy, and also to make them grow faster.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

Kelly
- 125 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Farmers Can't "Coexist" With GMO Pollution ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo pollution, farming, farm aid, health, food, environment )

Nancy
- 135 days ago - farmaid.org
When pollen containing altered genes travels in the wind or on the bodies of pollinators like birds and bees, there's little we can do to stop it from spreading. What's worse, the companies who "own" those genes take no responsibility for the damage...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Outlaw the Horrific Dog and Cat Meat and Fur Trade Within China
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, violence, safety, sadness, family, children, abuse, activists, education, murder, media, internet, transportation, environment, corruption, dishonesty, death, corruption, business, cover-up, money, farming, treatment, food, disease, medicine, healt )

Kelly
- 161 days ago - login.live.com
People of the East and West unite to call on the Chinese government to end the horrific dog and cat meat and fur trade within China. International media exposure and Chinese animal protection groups (such as TACN) have revealed the horrifying treatment
Why I'M Still Skeptical of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dow, agent orange, gmo seed, money, law, health, weeds, farming )

Nancy
- 186 days ago - motherjones.com
Use of 2,4-D--the less toxic half of the infamous Vietnam-era defoliant Agent Orange--had been dwindling for years, but the rise of Roundup-resistant superweeds has revived it.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Nestlé: Stop Trying to Patent and Control the Curative Power of Nigella Sativa.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sustainabililty, interesting, eco-friendly, conservation, health, organic, ecosystems, world, research, scientists, science, medicine, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, cover-up, economy, business, consumers, money, lies, government, farming, disease, Bo )

Kelly
- 195 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Nigella sativa -- more commonly known as fennel flower -- has been used as a cure-all remedy for over a thousand years. It treats everything from vomiting to fevers to skin diseases, and has been widely available in impoverished communities
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Mistreating Our Cows!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, cover-up, corruption, dishonesty, politics, money, lies, environment, farming, consumers, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, treatment, nutrition, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, animalrights, cruelty, sadness, suffering, conservation )

Kelly
- 196 days ago - change.org
The American Dairy Association and Dairy Council (ADAC) and dairy farms across America have been mistreating cows, separating newborn calves from their mothers and sending them to slaughter,dragging them by their ears and beating defensless cows
Stop Farming Near Leaking Nuclear Plant - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stop, farming, nuclear, Japan, vegetables, health, wellness )

Marie
- 271 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop popular company from growing vegetables in an area exposed to dangerous nuclear chemicals.
The High Price of Our Fertilizer Addiction
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, children, crime, farming, Food, fertilizer, orgnaic crops )

Kit
- 441 days ago - commondreams.org
Compared to the lifetime of grieving ahead for the people of West, Texas, a few years of reduced crop yields is a small price to pay for converting from "conventional" to organic farming.
Sign EWG's Healthy and Sustainable Farm Petition! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, health, farming, organic, prevention, ecosystems, habitat, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

Nancy
- 457 days ago - action.ewg.org
Congress needs to know that organic farmers have the backing of EWG and our 1 million supporters. Take just a minute to add your name to our petition calling for support for healthy and sustainable farming.
Is Your Workout Gear Ruining Farm Fields?
Health & Wellness  (tags: farming, ethics, government, business, consumers, exercise, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning )

JL
- 467 days ago - motherjones.com
But what are the consequences of our allegedly stench-free gym sessions? Before the apparel industry started spiking socks and even underwear with silver bits, you might assume the Environmental Protection Agency had thoroughly vetted the technology for
Corporate Power in Our Food System ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Farm Aid, Willie Nelson, food, farming, USDA, Monsanto, GE crops, DOJ, health, family, protection, prevention )

Nancy
- 486 days ago - farmaid.org
The USDA and the DOJ have still not offered any satisfactory plan for next steps, but Farm Aid continues to inform eaters of the reality of our food system and organize farmers and eaters to democratize food production.
Please Sign: Tell Europe to End Patents on Plants and Animals
Health & Wellness  (tags: European Parliament, Office of Patents, biodiversity, GMO, corporate ownership of plants and animal, risks, nutrition, protection, ethics, food, farming, environment, seeds, biotechnology, abuse )

Susan
- 667 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In an open letter to the European Parliament individuals, NGOs and farmers' organizations around the globe are insisting that patents on animals and plants be discontinued. Among negative effects is the stifling of innovation and biodiversity.
The Great Organic Deceivers ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: organic farm bill, farming, organic, health, family, prevention, environment, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 690 days ago - anh-usa.org
Which organic brands really believe in organic--and which are working behind the scenes to betray natural health consumers? It's time for a boycott. Action Alert!
 

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